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European Master in Sign Language Interpreting

Humak University of Applied Sciences

30 months
Duration
2100 EUR/year
Free
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About

EUMASLI – European Master in Sign Language Interpreting at the Humak University of Applied Sciences is an innovative international master study programme that is intended to contribute to the development of the professional field of interpreting between deaf and hearing people by bringing together sign language interpreters from across the world.

Overview

It aims to prepare participants for research, development, and management functions in their respective countries.

Programme Overview

The EUMASLI – European Master in Sign Language Interpreting offered by the Humak University of Applied Sciences strength lies in its international outlook and in its collaborative spirit. Organised and delivered by Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences (Germany), Humak University of Applied Sciences (Finland) and Heriot-Watt University (Scotland), the programme brings together teachers and students from around the world in a joint effort to move the field of sign language interpreting forward. It affords scope for individual development and encourages cooperation across geographical, cultural and conceptual borders.

EUMASLI 3 is run by Heriot-Watt University in Scotland, Humak University of Applied Sciences in Finland and Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences in Germany. Over the period of 2.5 years, students travel to participate in block-seminars at all partner universities and engage in online activities and self-study. Since 90 ECTS credits (i.e. the equivalent of 2,700 student working hours) are to be obtained, the work load is considerable.

Programme Structure

Courses Overview:
  • EUMASLI is an international study programme that is intended to contribute to the development of the professional field of interpreting between deaf and hearing people in Europe.

  • The master programme is a collaboration between Heriot-Watt University (Scotland), Magdeburg-Stendal University of Applied Sciences (Germany) and Humak University of Applied Sciences (Finland).

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 30 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

90 ECTS

Delivered

Blended

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A first academic degree, preferably, but not necessarily in sign language interpreting or related subjects.
  • A minimum of three year’s work experience as a practising professional sign language interpreter by the time of admission to the programme.
  • Appropriate English language to fully participate in the programme (equivalent to level 6.5 of the International English Language Testing System, IELTS, corresponding to level B2 of the Common European Framework of Languages).

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    2100 EUR/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1050 EUR per semester during 30 months.
  • EU/EEA

    Free
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 0 EUR per semester during 30 months.

Living costs for Helsinki

975 - 1584 EUR /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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